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2008 Dairy Survey

virtual dairy cattle encyclopedia of reproduction

CornPicker for Silage Hybrids

spartan nutrient cycle card

What’s Happening...
July - October

Michigan Dairy Expo
July 20-24
MSU Pavillion, Michigan State University
East Lansing
Contact: Carla McLachlan, 517-432-5402

Ag Expo
July 21-23
Michigan State University
East Lansing
Get more at: www.agexpo.msu.edu
or call 1-800-366-7055

Forage Demonstration Day
July 25
MSU Experimentation Station
Lake City
Contact: Janice Rumph, 231-389-3001
or Dave Stroud 231-839-4667

Artisan Workshop: Cheese Making with Peter Dixon
August 4-6
MSU Dairy Foods Complex
Contact: John Partridge, MSU Dairy Food Ext. Specialist
517-355-7713 x179 or partridg@anr.msu.edu







July 09 Issue

Animal Welfare
Keeping up-to-date with welfare of dairy cattle.

KBS Studies Pasture-based Milking
KBS transitions from conventional system to pasture-based milking.

Rumensin Toxicity in Heifers
A case report about acute monensin toxicity in a Michigan dairy farm.

Climate Change and Cows
An opinion on the climate change debate.

Management "Tips"
A series of "tips" aimed at assisting dairy producers especially in the current harsh economic climate.

New Faculty Members
Welcoming two new faculty members into Animal Science.

North American Dairy Challenge
MSU participation at the New York event.

Things Your Dad Never
Told You

Some manure application lessons.

Don't Run Off..
Reducing run-off from pastures.

Maximizing Intake of Corn Silage
How corn silage affect energy intake and animal performance.

Calendar of Events